Ratings

MetaCritic Rating 86%
TMDB Rating 7.3
IMDB Rating 7.6
RottenTomatoes Rating 94%

Financials

Revenue: $43,656,822

Budget: $6,000,000

Profit: + $37,656,822


Movie Details

Tag Line: The screen achieves one of the great entertainments in the history of motion pictures.

Status: Released

Average Rating: 7

Release Date: Dec 13, 1961

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Run Time: 2h 32m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: United States of America

Production Companies: United Artists , Seven Arts Productions , The Mirisch Company


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Synopsis

In the slums of the upper West Side of Manhattan, New York, a gang of Polish-American teenagers called the Jets compete with a rival gang of recently immigrated Puerto Ricans, the Sharks, to "own" the neighborhood streets. Tensions are high between the gangs but two kids, one from each rival gang, fall in love leading to tragedy.


Main Cast

Natalie Wood

Natalie Wood

Maria

Age : 43 | Popularity : 22%

Richard Beymer

Richard Beymer

Tony

Age : 83 | Popularity : 10%

Russ Tamblyn

Russ Tamblyn

Riff

Age : 86 | Popularity : 8%

Rita Moreno

Rita Moreno

Anita

Age : 89 | Popularity : 8%

George Chakiris

George Chakiris

Bernardo

Age : 86 | Popularity : 6%

Simon Oakland

Simon Oakland

Lieutenant Schrank

Age : 68 | Popularity : 29%

Ned Glass

Ned Glass

Doc

Age : 78 | Popularity : 6%

William Bramley

William Bramley

Officer Krupke

Age : 57 | Popularity : 3%


Crew

Department Role Name
Directing Director
Robert Wise
Robert Wise
Jerome Robbins
Jerome Robbins
Assistant Director
Robert E. Relyea
Robert E. Relyea
Script Supervisor
Stanley K. Scheuer
Stanley K. Scheuer
Second Assistant Director
Jerome  M. Siegel
Jerome M. Siegel
Production Producer
Robert Wise
Robert Wise
Production Manager
Allen K. Wood
Allen K. Wood
Associate Producer
Saul Chaplin
Saul Chaplin
Art Production Design
Boris Leven
Boris Leven
Set Decoration
Victor A. Gangelin
Victor A. Gangelin
Title Designer
Saul Bass
Saul Bass
Property Master
Sam Gordon
Sam Gordon
Sound Music Editor
Richard Carruth
Richard Carruth
Sound
Murray Spivack
Murray Spivack
Fred Lau
Fred Lau
Vinton Vernon
Vinton Vernon
Music
Leonard Bernstein
Leonard Bernstein
Music Supervisor
Saul Chaplin
Saul Chaplin
Irwin Kostal
Irwin Kostal
Johnny Green
Johnny Green
Sid Ramin
Sid Ramin
Orchestrator
Irwin Kostal
Irwin Kostal
Sid Ramin
Sid Ramin
Songs
Stephen Sondheim
Stephen Sondheim
Conductor
Johnny Green
Johnny Green
Sound Editor
Gilbert D. Marchant
Gilbert D. Marchant
Other
Betty Walberg
Betty Walberg
Vocal Coach
Bobby Tucker
Bobby Tucker
Writing Screenplay
Ernest Lehman
Ernest Lehman
Arthur Laurents
Arthur Laurents
Jerome Robbins
Jerome Robbins
Theatre Play
Arthur Laurents
Arthur Laurents
Book
Arthur Laurents
Arthur Laurents
Author
Jerome Robbins
Jerome Robbins
Other
Hal Prince
Hal Prince
Roger L. Stevens
Roger L. Stevens
Robert E. Griffith
Robert E. Griffith
Costume & Make-Up Costume Design
Irene Sharaff
Irene Sharaff
Makeup Artist
Emile LaVigne
Emile LaVigne
Wardrobe Supervisor
Bert Henrikson
Bert Henrikson
Hairstylist
Alice Monte
Alice Monte
Camera Director of Photography
Daniel L. Fapp
Daniel L. Fapp
Crew Choreographer
Jerome Robbins
Jerome Robbins
Other
Saul Bass
Saul Bass
Tony Mordente
Tony Mordente
Howard Jeffrey
Howard Jeffrey
Tommy Abbott
Tommy Abbott
Margaret Banks
Margaret Banks
Special Effects
Linwood G. Dunn
Linwood G. Dunn
Production Artist
Maurice Zuberano
Maurice Zuberano
Editing Editor
Thomas Stanford
Thomas Stanford
Assistant Editor
Marshall M. Borden
Marshall M. Borden
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